The literary lunch was a fundraising event in aid of The Wiltshire Bobby Van Trust. Held at Rainscombe Park, near Marlborough, the event was hosted by Lord and Lady Hiscox with guest speaker Freddie Forsyth .
A canapés and champagne reception in a marquee was followed by three course sit down lunch for 150.
Jennie ShawDirector / Wiltshire Bobby Van Trust
The food on the day was excellent. It was by far the best and the lovely touches were appreciated. We will definitely be working together. I expect that we raised about £12,000 for the charity so a great day all in all.
Confit fillet of Scottish Salmon infused with lemon thyme, salad of young leaf herbs and baby new potatoes in a caper dressing
Chocolate praline mousse with rum soaked strawberries and almond scooping biscuits
Selection of local and regional cheeses with quince, fig chutney, oaten crackers and grape
Tea/coffee and handmade truffles